Late Medieval Reliquary box

Photo: Bristol City Council CC By SA2.0
Object type: Reliquary
Period: Medieval
Primary material: Silver
Date found: 29/05/2022
Location: Stroud, Gloucestershire


A silver gilt circular reliquary box, dating to the 15th to mid 16th century, depicting the Lamb of God (Agnus Dei). It contains a woven fabric and some white strands which are believed to be hair. It is being considered as Treasure.